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  1. Schrader, other Maryland health officials appeal contempt finding

    Acting Health Secretary Dennis R. Schrader and five other department officials will appeal a Baltimore judge’s decision to hold them in civil contempt of court over the state’s failure to provide enough psychiatric hospital beds for committed defendants. Christine Tobar, a spokeswoman for the Mar…
  2. Candidate for Maryland governor asks court to affirm her eligibility

    Krish Vignarajah, a Democratic candidate for Maryland governor, asked a court Friday to affirm her eligibility to run for the office amid questions whether she meets residency requirements. Vignarajah, a former policy director for first lady Michelle Obama, filed a motion for declaratory…
  3. Hogan names assistant AG to second-highest court

    Gov. Larry Hogan said Friday he has named an assistant attorney general to the state’s second-highest court. The governor announced that he nominated Matthew J. Fader, who has worked in the Attorney General’s Office since 2010, to the Court of Special Appeals. Hogan said he made the choice fro…
  4. 3 charged in Maryland IT contract bribery plead not guilty

    Three people charged in a bribery case involving millions of dollars of state IT contracts under Gov. Martin O'Malley pleaded not guilty in federal court Friday. The case involves an alleged scheme by Isabel FitzGerald, a senior official in O’Malley’s administration credited with fixing the sta…
  5. Paul Ryan touts GOP tax plan during Maryland factory visit

    Easing taxes on manufacturers and other businesses is critical to helping America remain competitive in an increasingly global economy, House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday during a visit to a century-old manufacturing business on Maryland's Eastern Shore. Small businesses like Dixon Valve &…